Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for MODAF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MODAF over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

UK Ministry of Defence Architectural Framework (MODAF)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 180 196
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 +10
Contract jobs citing MODAF 24 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.50% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 19
South West median daily rate £575 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +0.96% +15.56%
10th Percentile £466 £438 £407
90th Percentile £650 £688 £701
England median daily rate £575 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% +13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £48.25 - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £51.25 £59.50
% change year-on-year -14.15% -13.87% +30.97%

MODAF is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4609 4587 5154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.29% 79.94% 79.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2912 3091 3490
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £240 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 270 256
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.60
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

MODAF
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing MODAF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for MODAF in the South West

MODAF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MODAF in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for MODAF in the South West

MODAF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MODAF in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MODAF in the South West

MODAF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MODAF in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MODAF in the South West

MODAF
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MODAF within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +8 14 £585 -13.33%
Bristol -5 5 £575 +9.52%
Somerset - 1 - -
MODAF
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MODAF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for MODAF.

1 22 (91.67%) TOGAF
2 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (45.83%) ITIL
6 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (33.33%) ArchiMate
8 7 (29.17%) REST
8 7 (29.17%) Data Migration
8 7 (29.17%) C
8 7 (29.17%) SOA
8 7 (29.17%) Web Services
8 7 (29.17%) Migration
8 7 (29.17%) NHS
9 6 (25.00%) Finance
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle
9 6 (25.00%) BPMN
9 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) COBIT
9 6 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (25.00%) SFIA
9 6 (25.00%) IT Strategy
10 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.83%) Degree
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.83%) Citrix
10 5 (20.83%) VMware
11 4 (16.67%) Military
11 4 (16.67%) Telecoms

MODAF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) Snowflake Schema
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
2 2 (8.33%) Text Mining
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
1 4 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Military
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 3 (12.50%) Electronics
3 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (4.17%) Automotive
5 1 (4.17%) Back Office
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Architect
2 12 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Business Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) ERP Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Communications Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) REST
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) WSDL
2 4 (16.67%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) XSD
3 3 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) NHS
2 3 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Life Science
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) TOGAF
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Zachman Framework
4 11 (45.83%) ITIL
5 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (33.33%) ArchiMate
7 7 (29.17%) Data Migration
7 7 (29.17%) Migration
7 7 (29.17%) SOA
8 6 (25.00%) BPMN
8 6 (25.00%) IT Strategy
8 6 (25.00%) SFIA
8 6 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
10 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
10 3 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) R
4 1 (4.17%) Ada
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) COBIT
2 4 (16.67%) HL7
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 9000
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Xen
3 3 (12.50%) Docker
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) SAP
4 3 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft